Iowa Teen Award Books

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Backlash by Sarah Darer Littman

In March, teens in grades 6 - 9 can vote for their favorite book from the Iowa Teen Award list.

The winner for 2016 - 2017 was Backlash by Sarah Darer Littman.

For more information on nominating and voting, visit the Iowa Book Awards site.

Iowa Teen Award 2017 - 2018

The Crossover Kwame Alexander
The Crossover

Kwame Alexander
I Will Always Write Back by Caitlin Alfirenka
I Will Always Write Back

Caitlin Alfirenka & Martin Ganda
Swagger Carl Deuker
Swagger

Carl Deuker
Lost in the Sun Lisa Graff
Lost in the Sun

Lisa Graff
Girl Who Was Supposed to Die by April Henry
The Girl Who Was Supposed to Die

April Henry
The Distance Between Lost and Found Kathryn Holmes
The Distance Between Lost and Found

Kathryn Holmes
Roller Girl Victoria Jamieson
Roller Girl

Victoria Jamieson
The Mark of the Dragonfly Jaleigh Johnson
The Mark of the Dragonfly

Jaleigh Johnson
We Were Liars E. Lockhart
We Were Liars

E. Lockhart
Sylo D. J. MacHale
Sylo

D. J. MacHale
If You're Reading This Trent Reedy
If You're Reading This
Trent Reedy
The Secret Language of Sisters Luanne Rice
The Secret Language of Sisters

Luanne Rice
Orbiting Jupiter by Gary D. Schmidt
Orbiting Jupiter

Gary D. Schmidt
Salt to the Sea Ruta Sepetys
Salt to the Sea

Ruta Sepetys
The One Safe Place Tania Unsworth
The One Safe Place

Tania Unsworth
 

 

Iowa Teen Award 2016 - 2017

Guitar Notes by Mary Armato
Guitar Notes

Mary Armato
The Iron Trial by Holly Black and Cassandra Clare
The Iron Trial

Holly Black and Cassandra Clare
All Fall Down by Ally Carter
All Fall Down

Ally Carter
The Testing by Joelle Charbonneau
The Testing

Joelle Charbonneau
Moxie and the Art of Rule Breaking by Erin Dionne
Moxie and the Art of Rule Breaking

Erin Dionne
Better Off Friends by Elizabeth Eulberg
Better Off Friends

Elizabeth Eulberg
The Walk On by John Feinstein
The Walk On

John Feinstein
Don't Turn Around by Michelle Gagnon
Don't Turn Around

Michelle Gagnon
Chomp by Carl Hiaasen
Chomp

Carl Hiaasen
The Body in the Woods by April Henry
The Body in the Woods

April Henry
Backlash by Sarah Darer Littman
Backlash

Sarah Darer Littman
The Bridge from Me to You by Lisa Schroeder
The Bridge from Me to You

Lisa Schroeder
The Port Chicago 50: Disaster, Mutiny, and the Fight for Civil Rights by Steve Sheinkin
The Port Chicago 50: Disaster, Mutiny, and the Fight for Civil Rights

Steve Sheinkin
One Came Home by Amy Timerlake
One Came Home

Amy Timberlake
Blackout by Robison Wells
Blackout

Robison Wells
 

 

Iowa Teen Award 2015 - 2016